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RESTORATION

We can restore furniture to its original state.

 

Restoration

Restoring is the process of bringing a piece of furniture back to it's original condition.

(Restoration differs from preservation)

 
 
This antique desk was burned in a fire. Where it wasn't charred, heat, steam and chemicals stripped away what remained of the finish. Without restoration the piece would have been a total loss. Painstaking marquetry replacement, re-carving and finish work restored the piece to its original beauty.

This antique desk was burned in a fire. Where it wasn't charred, heat, steam and chemicals stripped away what remained of the finish. Without restoration the piece would have been a total loss. Painstaking marquetry replacement, re-carving and finish work restored the piece to its original beauty.

 
This Asian Lacquerware coffee table had deteriorated over time and the owner tried to revive it by applying a seal coat from the hardware store. The top picture shows the marring and cloudy finish. Due to the nature of the original finish and low relief surface, removing the damage took care (middle pic). Restoration brought back the beauty and depth of color.

This Asian Lacquerware coffee table had deteriorated over time and the owner tried to revive it by applying a seal coat from the hardware store. The top picture shows the marring and cloudy finish. Due to the nature of the original finish and low relief surface, removing the damage took care (middle pic). Restoration brought back the beauty and depth of color.

 
This 100+ year old mirror frame was a family heirloom when a helpful friend painted it pink. It was discovered on a pile of trash and the signature of the maker and date was noticed. The large photo was the original color, which we restored it to.  

This 100+ year old mirror frame was a family heirloom when a helpful friend painted it pink. It was discovered on a pile of trash and the signature of the maker and date was noticed. The large photo was the original color, which we restored it to.